The love of a mother is the veil of a softer light between the heart and the heavenly Father.
Quote by Samuel Taylor Coleridge
No mind is thoroughly well organized that is deficient in a sense of humor.
Its body brevity, and wit its soul.
I wish our clever young poets would remember my homely definitions of prose and poetry;...
No one does anything from a single motive.
To sentence a man of true genius, to the drudgery of a school is to...
The three great ends which a statesman ought to propose to himself in the government...
Our own heart, and not other men's opinions form our true honor.
A mother is a mother still, The holiest thing alive.
Pity is best taught by fellowship in woe
Love is flower like; Friendship is like a sheltering tree
Every reform, however necessary, will by weak minds be carried to an excess, that itself...
All thoughts, all passions, all delights, whatever stirs this mortal frame, all are but ministers...
Advice is like snow; the softer it falls, the longer it dwells upon, and the...
Reviewers are usually people who would have been, poets, historians, biographer, if they could. They...
So lonely 'twas that God himself Scarce seemed there to be.
The principle of the Gothic architecture is infinity made imaginable.
In politics, what begins in fear usually ends in failure.
The flood of money that gushes into politics today is a pollution of democracy.
To rely upon conviction, devotion, and other excellent spiritual qualities - that is not to...
Let us never forget that government is ourselves and not an alien power over us....